Bespoke Package Holidays to Bail
Discover the true heart of Bali with this eight-day tour. From the stunning rice paddies of Tabanan, guests will be able to explore the island's famed water temples, volcanic mountains and crater lakes. Opportunities for soft adventure, including trekking and canoeing, await, along with visits to waterfalls and coffee plantations, before guests arrive at the beautiful black sands of Lovina Beach. A trip to Bali's highest and most active volcanoes, Mounts Agung and Batur, give guests the chance to experience this island's dramatic landscape, while cooking workshops and traditional art classes allow visitors to get a true taste of Balinese life
Luxury Holidays to Bali will really let you unwind!
Depart the UK for your indirect flight to Bali, arriving the following day.
Arrive this afternoon at Ngurah Rai International Airport in Denpasar where you will be greeted by your local Exo Travel guide. Drive to Umabian, located a few kilometres north of Tabanan and check in to your beautiful hotel. Remainder of the day is free at leisure. (D)
This morning is free at leisure. In the afternoon the tour guide and driver will pick you up. First you will go visit the royal Taman Ayun temple in Mengwi. This temple is known for its unique multi-roofed structures and its beautiful setting in a fish pond. Later this afternoon you drive to Tanah Lot to enjoy its famous sunset. This temple is set on a rock in the sea and can only be reached by the local Hindu population while low tide. (B,D)
This morning after breakfast and check out you will start with a scenic drive up the slopes of a volcano where you visit Bali’s UNESCO listed Jatiluwih where you have the widest panoramic view of Bali’s iconic rice terraces. Continue the drive to Munduk via a road with the most amazing views over 2 crater lakes, Tamblingan and Buyan. (B,L,D)
Start with your guide and additional local guide for a trek in the area of Munduk to explore its three waterfalls and numerous plantations (including coffee, cloves and local spices). Drive along Bali Northern coast to the West to the nearby Lovina beach for enjoying the rest of your day by the black sandy beach. (B,L,D)
Drive along the Northern coast of Bali passing by Singaraja the capital of North Bali and continuing towards the Small Village of Sangsit in Buleleng Regency for a visit to Beji temple. Upon arrival at Kintamani you will have enough time to enjoy the impressive views. Although Mt Batur (1,412 m) is not the highest volcano in Bali, it is the most active and is surrounded by an impressive caldera. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant with all-encompassing views over Lake Batur. (B,L)
It is time to explore your skills as a Balinese farmer, try plowing with cows, planting rice... after this hard work you are served a fresh coconut with its juice. Continue to Amed, a quiet seaside village that offers fishing, snorkeling and diving on the nearby reef on a black rocky beach. Make a stop en route in a traditional salt mining farm. (B,L)
This morning after a leisurely breakfast you will embark a traditional Perahu motorized boat and embark for a snorkeling trip off the coast of Amed to explore these calm waters and observe very colorful tropical fish swim by. In the early afternoon depart with your guide and driver for an unforgettable drive along the most spectacular of all roads on Bali. Driving around the very remote Seraya Peninsula is a truly spectacular experience. (B)
In the afternoon, leave Candidasa and depart along the South Eastern coast to Klungkung. On the way, make a stop at Goa Lawa to visit the sacred bat caves one of Bali most sacred temple and which is said to have an underground connection with Besakih temple. Afterwards, transfer to your selected South Bali beach hotel (not included) or to Denpasar Airport for your evening return flight. (B)